Introduction to Technical Rescue Module II

Mount Jackson Rescue and Fire Department
6155 Main St.
Mt. Jackson, VA 22842

This course provides a foundation to prepare emergency responders for a wide variety of possible rescue operations which includes basic rescue skills in low and high angle environments, site operations, victim management, and ropes, knots, and anchoring systems. Completion of this gateway course is a mandatory prerequisite for all Virginia Department of Fire Programs Heavy and Technical Rescue Courses, regardless if the student is seeking Pro-Board certification or not.

Course Name: Introduction to Technical Rescue Module 2

Dates: August 26 and 27

Time: 0800 – 1700

Location: Mt Jackson Rescue and Fire Dept.

6044 S Main St. Mt Jackson, VA 22842

Sponsor: Mt Jackson Rescue and Fire Dept.

Class is limited to 15

Prerequisites: 18 years of age, HazMat Operations, ITR Mod 1- If you took ITR Mod I online, you MUST email a copy of your certificate to SCFR at swalters@shenandoahcountyva.us

Equipment needs: NFPA rated fire helmet or technical rescue helmet, Steel toe boots, gloves that provide dexterity(non structural), eye protection, long pants, long sleeve shirt.

Registration: Interested applicants need to submit a completed training registration form and Registration fee of $50.00 (non refundable) (make checks payable to Mt Jackson Rescue and Fire) Send all paperwork to Shannon at Shenandoah County Department of Fire and Rescue. Forms can be downloaded from www.scfr.net. Registration deadline is August 22, 2017